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Mayor Vergano

Located in the heart of Passaic County, New Jersey, less than twenty miles from midtown New York City, Wayne Township offers its citizens and guests a balanced suburban community. From lake communities loaded with recreational facilities and museums, an excellent modern free public library, exceptional public school system and William Paterson University, one of New Jersey's state universities, to shopping and business centers, Wayne has something for everyone. Our site provides informational services about township departments and divisions, history, recreation and more!

Township Cancellations & Delayed Openings

Wednesday March 21, 2018 Due to weather conditions:

Tonight's YOGA class has been cancelled.

All Parks & Recreation activities scheduled for this afternoon and this evening have been canceled.

Thursday March 22nd 2018: The Health Departments Vision Screening has been CANCELLED. Please call 973-694-1800 x3241 for more information.

Recycling & Solid Waste

Recycling and Solid Waste - Storm Debris Cleanup

The Township Parks Department is currently picking up all storm debris from Township trees. All branches and vegetative waste from private property will be picked up as regular vegetative waste collection which begins again on April 1st.  All branches must be no more than 4 inches in diameter and no more than 4 feet in length and tied in bundles. Vegetative waste can also be placed in paper bags or a hard reusable container with a maximum size of 32 gallons. The maximum weight is 50 pounds.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

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The Wayne Township Annual Egg Hunt scheduled for Saturday, March 17th has been postponed due to poor field conditions. The Egg Hunt will now take place on  Saturday, March 24th at 10:30 A.M. on the Wayne Valley High School athletic fields behind Town Hall.

Frozen Water Pipes & Meters

Frozen Pipes
Cold weather, and icy temperatures can cause frozen water pipes and water meters, possibly causing damage to your home. The Wayne Township Division of Water offers the following information on how to prevent frozen pipes and what to do if pipes become frozen.

Power & Utilities

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities Clean Energy Program. Receive tax-free money to make energy related improvements for NJ Residents, Businesses & Government

Water Hydrant Flushing Program


Please be advised that Hydrant Flushing will begin starting Sunday, April 8th, 2018 and running approximately 4 – 6 weeks.  Flushing of the water mains will take place during the hours of 11:00 pm until 7:00 am Sunday night to Friday morning.

Healthy Times Newsletter

New! Wayne Township's Healthy Times Newsletter 

Find information on a healthy immune system, habits to improve sleep and more.

Finance Budget

Each year, Wayne Township prepares an annual budget that is approved by the Township Council and the State of New Jersey. This process starts when municipal department hands submit their budget proposals for review by the Business Administrator and the Finance Department.  After review and revision, the budget is introduced to the Township Council for approval. If approved by the Council, the budget is then submitted to the Division of Local Government Services in Trenton for its review and approval.

The Current 2018 Introduced Budget can be found under the Finance Documents

Community Revitalization

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In order to welcome the newest members of our corporate community we have established a page that will highlight the newest Development/Redevelopment taking place in our township.

Community ShareCam

Community ShareCam

“Neighbors helping Neighbors…Help the Police”

By registering your home or business surveillance cameras you can help solve crimes within your Community.

Emergency Notification System

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Register for Wayne Township’s Emergency Notification System, which is capable of contacting all residents and businesses within minutes via phone, text, email, social media, and smartphone app!

Public TV and Emergency AM Radio

WayneAM1690Wayne Emergency Radio, AM 1690, broadcasts notifications of emergent situations affecting the Township. The system is a special low power broadcast approved by the FCC designed primarily for on-street or outdoor coverage. They system also monitors the National Weather Service and automatically re-broadcasts any weather related notifications in our area. Additionally, since the system is a special low power broadcast design for on street coverage, we also stream the broadcast on the Internet.

Recycling and Solid Waste

Wayne offers Recycling & Solid Waste Internet ePortal and SmartPhone Apps featuring a detailed Collection Calendar customized to your address. Search the ‘What Goes here?’ database for specific item type instructions. Keep track of upcoming Special Collection Events such as Hazardous Household Items, Prescription Disposal and even Confidential Document Shredding! Report a Waste Problem or Send Comments & Suggestions through the App.

Town Hall

475 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesdays open until 7:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays

Wayne DPW Complex

201 Dey Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 7:30am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays